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Aerial spraying to combat post-hurricane mosquito problem begins in Louisiana

The timing of the application should minimize danger to bees. However, beekeepers in the area should stay informed of daily schedule changes in order to take appropriate measures to protect their hives. Read More

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Africanized honeybees found in Winn Parish

Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain, D.V.M. said the August 11 confirmation of Africanized honeybees in Winn Parish was not unexpected. “We had already moved our trap line twenty or so miles east of Winn Parish after Africanized honeybees … Continue reading

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‘Killer’ bees tracked near New Orleans

Another headache for survivors of Hurricane Katrina in flood-damaged St. Bernard Parish: killer bees. Read more

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